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Indigenous medical graduates inspire future generationsOctober 12, 2017The 15th anniversary of the Faculty of Medicine’s Aboriginal MD Admissions program was celebrated this week at the First Nations Longhouse at UBC Read More

Victoria Cook honoured with the Kristin Sivertz Resident Leadership AwardOctober 12, 2017Victoria Cook, a pediatric clinical immunology and allergy fellow at the Faculty of Medicine, has been selected as one of two recipients of the 2017 Kristin Sivertz Resident Leadership Award. Read More

Rapid Access Clinic reduces patient wait times, improves diagnosisJuly 26, 2017Study by first-year internal medicine resident, Jacqueline Reid, shows that new clinic model leads to earlier diagnosis of GI cancers. Read More

UBC medical resident awarded a RSNA Education Scholar GrantJuly 21, 2017Meet Kathryn Darras - nuclear medicine resident and first Canadian to be awarded an Education Scholar Grant from the Radiological Society of North America. Read More

Meet UBC dermatology resident Boluwaji OgunyemiJuly 14, 2017As part of the Faculty of Medicine's Canada 150+ series, UBC dermatology resident Boluwaji Ogunyemi weighs in on important Canadian contributions to health research and education. Read More

Residents supporting residentsMay 26, 2017Meet Dr. Rose Hsu, one of 77 UBC residents and faculty members serving as ambassadors for resident wellness at training sites across BC. Read More

Tuum Est! Graduation 2017May 23, 2017As part of the Faculty of Medicine's graduation series, meet some of the UBC residents who will be wrapping up their training this spring. Read More

Resident Doctors of Canada honours three members from UBC’s Faculty of MedicineMarch 24, 2017UBC’s Dianna Louie, Barry Kassen and Kathryn Darras are among five Canadians recently named recipients of the 2016-2017 Resident Doctors of Canada Awards. Read More

UBC Ophthalmology resident finds macular degeneration treatment raises risk of glaucomaMarch 24, 2017UBC Ophthalmology resident Brennan Eadie was among a team of researchers to find repeated injections of a drug to treat macular degeneration is associated with a higher risk of needing surgery to treat glaucoma. Read More

UBC medical students celebrate their first step on the path to residencyMarch 1, 2017On March 1, fourth-year UBC medical students gathered to celebrate the results of the first round of the Canadian Resident Matching Service (CaRMS). Read More